, Muskogee, OK

June 19, 2013

Porter teacher gains office in state association

— Jackie Bobbitt of Porter Elementary School will serve as state vice-president to Professional Oklahoma Educators, a statewide teachers association. She teaches sixth grade and is the coordinator for the school's gifted and talented program.

Professional Oklahoma Educators is a non-union, nonpartisan organization serving more than 8,000 Oklahoma educators. Members receive numerous services, including professional liability protection, legal services, professional development training and lobbying on education issues.